Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Clearance
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 53 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 9 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.38% 1.72% 4.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% 10.53% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 29
Oxford median daily rate £300 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% -34.90%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £403 £325
% change year-on-year -25.47% +23.85% -31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 £17.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.36% - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.77 -
% change year-on-year +15.36% - -

Security Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 48 95 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.36% 16.35% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 63 100
Oxford median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -22.22%
10th Percentile £250 £150 £122
90th Percentile £575 £555 £521
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £450 £360
% change year-on-year -8.33% +25.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Oxford median hourly rate £16.50 £17.77 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.15% -49.23% +68.67%
10th Percentile £14.43 £17.05 £14.00
90th Percentile £19.97 £22.60 £76.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% -20.00% -9.09%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
2 2 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSTest
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Trainer
2 2 (22.22%) Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Research Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft